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Country-At-A-Glance

Egypt is a member of a constituency comprised of the following countries: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Morocco, Tunisia

Active Project Portfolio

Trust Fund Project Type Number of Projects Total Financing Total Co-Financing Ratio
GET National 14 $49,816,942 8.69
GET Regional/Global 20 $140,684,779 8.82
LDCF National/Regional $0 0.00
SCCF National/Regional $0 0.00
Financing for national and regional projects is inclusive of financing covering all participating countries.

STAR GEF-8 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Allocated Utilized Available Sources of funds * utilized Sources of funds available
Biodiversity $5,400,523 $520,673 $4,879,850 $520,673 $4,879,850
Climate Change $4,456,515 $4,557,216 ($100,701) $3,075,481 $1,381,034
Land Degradation $4,396,426 $328,846 $4,067,580 $1,810,581 $2,585,845
Total $14,253,463 $5,406,735 $8,846,728 $5,406,735 $8,846,728
* In light of the GEF-8 STAR full flexibility across three STAR focal areas, sources of funds are to indicate from which STAR focal area (Biodiversity, Climate Change, Land Degradation) funds are withdrawn to finance projects. This information is endorsed by the country’s Operational Focal Point.

STAR GEF-7 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $4,178,728 $4,178,728 ($0)
Climate Change $5,925,797 $7,016,231 ($1,090,434)
Land Degradation $1,669,270 $578,836 $1,090,434
Total $11,773,795 $11,773,795 $0

STAR GEF-6 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized Allocations remaining to be programmed
Climate Change $10,067,982 $5,365,988 $4,701,994
Biodiversity $4,453,872 $2,890,005 $1,563,867
Land Degradation $1,434,103 $2,200,006 $-765,903
Total $15,955,957 $10,455,999 $5,499,958

STAR GEF-5 Allocation and Utilization (All amounts in US$)

Focal Area Indicative allocation Allocation utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity 4,580,000 4,580,000 0 0
Climate Change 14,480,000 14,147,419 0 332,581
Land Degradation 1,490,000 1,261,300 0 228,700
Total 20,550,000 19,988,719 0 561,281

RAF GEF-4 Allocation and Utilization Summary(All amounts in US$)

Focal Area GEF-4 Indicative Allocation* Allocation Utilized PIFs cleared by CEO awaiting approval Allocations remaining to be programmed
Biodiversity $4,300,000 $4,243,900 $0 $56,100
Climate Change $11,800,000 $10,460,000 $0 $1,340,000
Total $16,100,000 $14,703,900 $0 $1,396,100

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Biodiversity (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
3209 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2008-09-23 $3,616,000 $369,900 $3,985,900
3209 Biodiversity UNDP PPG 2008-09-26 $58,000 $0 $58,000
3514 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2007-06-14 $96,364 $3,636 $100,000
3871 Biodiversity UNDP FP 2009-04-21 $96,154 $3,846 $100,000
Total $3,866,518 $377,382 $4,243,900

RAF GEF-4 Projects in Climate Change (All amounts in US$)

GEF_ID Focal Area GEF Agency Project Type Approval Date GEF Project Grant GEF Agency Fee Total Transaction
3514 Climate Change UNDP FP 2007-06-14 $192,728 $7,272 $200,000
3742 Climate Change UNIDO FP 2009-04-21 $3,950,000 $395,000 $4,345,000
3742 Climate Change UNIDO PPG 2008-12-22 $100,000 $10,000 $110,000
3832 Climate Change UNDP FP 2009-06-24 $4,450,000 $445,000 $4,895,000
3832 Climate Change UNDP PPG 2009-04-30 $100,000 $10,000 $110,000
3871 Climate Change UNDP FP 2009-04-21 $769,231 $30,769 $800,000
Total $9,561,959 $898,041 $10,460,000

Contacts

Mr. Mohamed El Gammal
Political Focal Point since 2023-09-11
Minister Plenipotentiary- Deputy Director
Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Egypt
Kornish El Nile, Masipro
Cairo, - 11111
Egypt
Tel: +25749842
Email: elgammal(a t )hotmail.com; climatedepartment.mfa.eg(a t )gmail.com
Eng. Ali Abo Sena
Operational Focal Point since 2021-09-13
Chief Executive Officer
Egyptian Environmental Affairs Agency
30, Misr Helwan El-Zyrae Rd.
Cairo, Maadi - 11728
Egypt
Tel: +202 252 56445 / +202 252 56450
Email: gefunitegypt(a t )gmail.com